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Wrongful death suit filed after W.Va. miner struck in head with tool last year
Reported by: Associated Press
Friday, January 24, 2014 6:16 AM EST
The estate of a man killed during an incident at West Virginia mine is suing CONSOL Energy and two of its employees for wrongful death.
CONSOL received citations from the U.S Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration as a result of the incident.
The Dominion Post reports that the suit filed by the 51-year-old's family names CONSOL and two supervisors as defendants.
Information from: The Dominion Post, http://www.dominionpost.com